I don't rarely come out as a typical person that likes to talk about my problems. So here it goes. In October 10th I was rushed to the hospital for some back pain. X-rays, CT scans were done. Turns out I had two herniated disc in my mid back and Degenerated Disc Disease. Now I am young and I do mean young. I am only a 30 year old young adult. This happen in 2013. I was shocked in how much pain I was in. Never in my life was I ever motionless and stuck in a hospital bed. When I was released I called the back surgeons number and his office would not accept my insurance. From there, I have been on Cortisone shots and Norco since October 16th 2013. Been to physical therapy and about to go again. I even have a Empi Tens Unit. None of this stuff works. I did however found a back surgeon to look at my records but told me surgery would leave me paralyzed. Later in life I will most likely need surgery. What's more shocking to me is that surgeon found more compressed disc when he took X-rays in his office. Now I have been in and out of the hospital several times and they just keep kicking me out. I requested a pain specialist by my primary care and never heard back. I am to young for this and I am tired of being jerked around like some ragdoll. I have always been a fighter but this is so irritating to me that I can't get a single answer from pain management. I am under SSID and I don't make that much. This is my story and where it ends I don't know....View Thread
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